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BNP demands punishment of Samiul killers

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) on Wednesday strongly denounced the brutal killing of 13-year-old boy Sheikh Samiul Alam Rajan in Sylhet and demanded the government immediately arrest his killers and mete out exemplary punishment to them. In a statement, the party also urged the government to take lawful actions against Jalalabad officer-in-charge and others for misbehaving with Rajan’s father and helping ...

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Tigers seal series against South Africa

Bangla Mirror Desk: Bangladesh trounced South Africa by nine wickets in the 3rd ODI at Chittagong to win the 3-match series 2-1. A fantastic batting performance from the openers paved the path for a memorable series-win for Tigers, the first over Proteas. The 154-run stand by Soumya and Tamim was the highest against South Africa, beating Soumya-Mahmudullah’s 135. When the ...

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Court orders transferring Rajon killing case to DB

A court here granted seven-day remand for Choukidar Maina, an accused in the case of killing child Samiul Alam Rajon at Kumargaon in sadar upazila. The court of Sylhet Metropolitan Magistrate-1 Sahedul Karim also ordered transferring the case to the detective branch (DB) of police. Sylhet Metropolitan Police (SMP) Commissioner M Quamrul Ahsan said as per the court order, the ...

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Finance minister distributed Eid gifts to poor people

Eid gifts including new dresses and clothes have been distributed among poor and less fortunate people in the city on behalf of Finance Minister Abul Mal Abdul Muhith Wednesday. Awami Olama League distributed Eid clothes among the poor workers of Sylhet district Awami League. Earlier on Thursday, the Finance Minister handed over Eid clothes to the leaders of Sylhet city ...

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Charge framing of Kibria murder case deferred again

A Speedy Trial Tribunal here yesterday again deferred until July 23 the charge framing of Shah AMS Kibria murder case. Judge Makbul Hossain passed the order in presence of five accused persons, including former Habiganj municipality mayor GK Gaus, court sources said. Other three major accused former state minister for home affairs Lutfuzzaman Babar,  Mufti Abdul Hannan were not placed ...

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Sunamganj bridge project complete : Cost goes up to Tk 711m from Tk 230m

Construction of the 402-metre bridge over Surma river in Sunamganj district town is nearing completion and is expected to be opened for vehicular traffic by August this year. The works are already complete and we are now giving finishing touch on the bridge, said the Executive engineer of the Roads & Highways, Sunamganj Anwarul Amin Thursday. However, due to dilly-dallying ...

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New conservative plan Pay for your own benefit

Bangla Mirror Desk : David Cameron is prepared to look at making workers pay into flexible saving accounts to fund their own sick pay or unemployment benefits, Downing Street has confirmed. The idea was first floated by Iain Duncan Smith, the work and pensions secretary, who said he was “very keen” to have a debate about encouraging people to use personal accounts ...

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Eid message from the Mayor of Tower Hamlets

Marking the festival of Eid ul-Fitr and the end of Ramadan, Executive Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs said: “On the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, I send my warm wishes to all residents, particularly to Muslims in Tower Hamlets and the UK. “It is a day for everyone to come together and celebrate. “As we enjoy this day which marks ...

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Open ground Eid Jamat in Tower Hamlets

Bangla Mirror Desk : Open ground Eid Jamat will be taking place in Tower Hamlets again. This coming Friday or Saturday (subject to the moon), Eid Ul Fitr Jamat will be held at Mile End Stadium in East London.  The organisers confirmed this in a press conference held on 14th July. Tower Hamlets Council approved this open ground Eid Jamat ...

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Poet Al Mahmud is a living legend

Poet Al Mahmud is a living legend of our time.  He has composed a huge number of timeless poem and verses. Poetry is his passion.  With his eternal composing, he has increased the honour of Bengali language. He is the pioneer of the modernism Bengali poetry. He is our pride and pride of Bengali language. Writers and Researchers in London ...

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